Skill Certificate in Irrigation Construction and Installation

Division: Agriculture

Students completing this certificate will acquire skills in piping installation, equipment operation, cost estimating and plan interpretation.

Program Outcomes

  • Perform complete irrigation system installation from the pumping system to water discharge. 
  • Develop accurate cost estimates for both irrigation components and labor costs.   
  • Operate installation equipment such as tractors, backhoes, trenchers, graders and laser levels in a safe and efficient manner. 

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following jobs: irrigation construction and installation industry.

REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES15-16
AGTC 106Agriculture Welding3
AGTC 219AG Design and Fabrication3
AGTC 220Irrigation Wells and Pumps3
AGTC 225Outdoor Power Equipment Applic2
PLSI 108Water Management3
WEXP 193 FAgriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem1-2
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TOTAL15-16

The Skill Certificate requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.